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O’Melveny Adds Ross Galin to Health Care and Life Sciences & White Collar Practices

April 10, 2012

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

Contact:

Andrea Rodeschini                                 Piper Hall

O’Melveny & Myers LLP                        O’Melveny & Myers LLP

212.326.2251                                             202.220.5022

arodeschini@omm.com                       phall@omm.com

 

NEW YORK ─ APRIL 10, 2012 ─ O’Melveny & Myers LLP announced today that Ross Galin has joined the Firm as Counsel. Galin will be a member of the Health Care and Life Sciences Practice and the White Collar Defense and Corporate Investigations Practice and will reside in O’Melveny’s New York office.

 

“We are very pleased to welcome Ross to our team,” said David Deaton, Co-Chair of O’Melveny’s Health Care and Life Sciences Practice and a member of the White Collar Defense and Corporate Investigations Practice. “With more than a decade of experience representing major pharmaceutical companies and executives, Ross’ arrival will be a valuable asset to our clients who face challenges when navigating the legal issues that continue to shape the health care and life sciences industries.”

 

Galin represents corporations and individual clients in civil, regulatory, and criminal matters. He as conducted over 100 internal compliance investigations on behalf of pharmaceutical companies, sits on a company’s Reportable Event Committee, and has conducted multiple proactive reviews of promotional practices. Galin also has represented pharmaceutical companies and individuals in government investigations and in civil qui tam litigation. 

 

Galin comes to O’Melveny after practicing at an international law firm in New York. He also clerked for the Honorable John F. Keenan, United States District Judge for the Southern District of New York. Prior to his legal career, Galin held several positions in the federal government including as a legislative director for United States Congressman William J. Pascrell, Jr., and as legislative assistant and deputy press secretary for United States Senator Robert G. Torricelli.

 

“I look forward to joining O’Melveny’s outstanding team of health care and life sciences lawyers and to continuing O’Melveny’s tradition of providing the highest quality legal service to its clients,” said Galin.

 

Galin received a B.A. from the University of Michigan. He received his J.D. cum laude from Fordham University School of Law, where he was the managing editor of Fordham Law Review. In 2011, Galin was named a “Rising Star” by Super Lawyers.

 

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